COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 14, 2019 — Sbarro has expanded its presence in Ireland with its fifth restaurant opening in the Dublin region.
The newest location is in Dublin’s Heuston Station, one of Ireland’s primary railways. Almost eight million commuters pass through the station each year.
“We are excited to be growing our business with the Sbarro brand in Ireland, as it has been embraced by consumers in our other shopping center locations throughout the Dublin region over the past eight years. It is a perfect fit for the station. It allows for a smaller footprint to run operations and provides millions of commuters with premium quality products quickly and conveniently,” said franchise partner Stephen Heffernan.
“Additionally, with many worldwide travelers coming through the train station, the well-known Sbarro brand is welcoming and they can feel confident in their purchase.”
Founded in 1956, Sbarro is one of the oldest quick-serve restaurant chains in the world and is best known for its Original NY XL pizza made from fresh dough hand-stretched daily, topped with San Marzano-style tomato sauce and 100 percent Whole Milk Mozzarella.
The restaurant franchisor has 600 locations in 24 countries. Heuston Station marks the brand’s 14th store opening this year.
Since it first opened its doors in 1956 as an Italian Salumeria in Brooklyn by Naples, Italy-born founders Gennaro and Carmela “Mama” Sbarro, the Sbarro brand has served authentic New York-style pizza and Italian favorites such as Pasta and Stromboli to guests in 600 restaurants and 24 countries worldwide. The restaurant concept is best known for its Original XL New York-style pizza slices made with hand-stretched dough made fresh daily, San Marzano-style tomato sauce and hand-shredded 100% Whole Milk Mozzarella. More than 60 years later, a commitment to authentic, fresh Italian fare and treating guests like family remains Sbarro’s foundation. The global award-winning franchise can be found in retail spaces such as malls, casinos, airports, universities, and travel plazas. To find a location near you or for franchising opportunities, visit Sbarro.com. Get social with us on @sbarro on Facebook and Twitter, and @sbarroofficial on Instagram.